Age 42, passed away 1/9/ 2013 in her home. She devoted her life to being a loving mother to her three children, David and Rachael Hall and Julia Martinelli. Christa had a big, loving heart. She knew no strangers. She loved to tell stories of her fulfilled life with great enthusiasm. She will be sorely missed by her enormous circle of acquaintances she called friends and a very large family. She is survived by her mother, Marilyn DuVander, sisters Pam Barber and Holly Yanushka, brothers Tyy and Kelly Thornburgh and Cliff Brown, numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her father Mel Brown and sister Shelley Camp. Gravesite services at Mt. Meadow Cemetery on Jan 19th.